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Ad-Aware Plus - Internet Security manufacturer description
The World’s Most Popular Malware Protection * NEW!Behavior-Based Heuristical Detection * NEW!Ad-Watch Live! Advanced - Integrated real-time protection * NEW!Radically improved resource efficiency - 74% improvement * Rootkit Removal System * Detection, Removal AND Clean-up * NEW!Customizable Profile Scans * NEW!Lavasoft SmartSet - Let the experts at Lavasoft guide you * NEW!External Drive Scanning * NEW!Pin-Point Scanning * Full Integration with Windows Security Center * Automatic Pulse Updates & FREE Technical Support More feature details * NEW!Behavior-based heuristical detection Ad-Aware’s Extra Sensory Protection let’s you to go one step beyond detecting only known threats. The heuristical detection finds and blocks unknown and emerging threats by analyzing the process and assessing its behavior. * NEW!Ad-Watch Live! Advanced Now integrated, Ad-Watch Live! Advanced provides active, real-time registry protection and process protection including behavior-based heuristics scanning. o Real-time process protection - Ad-Watch suspends suspicious files and blocks malicious processes that try to start or run on your system - to prevent them from further integration in your system - giving you the power to allow or block the process. o Real-time registry protection - Advanced detection of attempted registry changes, a favorite target for many malware distributors. Ad-Watch alerts you when a program tries to make changes to your Registry, giving you the power to block or allow access to that program. * NEW!Extensive Detection Database Ad-Aware now detects over 2 million known threats, with continuous pulse updates to guard your privacy against new cyber attacks. * NEW!Radically improved resource efficiency The new version provides ultimate resource efficiency with dramatic improvements to the strain on your system`s resources. * Rootkit Removal System Advanced anti-rootkit technology protects you from hidden threats and stealth attacks that are designed to gain access to your system by avoiding detection. * Detect, Remove AND Clean A step beyond simply detecting and removing malware, Ad-Aware intelligently cleans and restores your system by removing all traces of the infection. * NEW!Customizable Profile Scans Easily create personalized scan profiles so that Ad-Aware only scans areas that you select. Save time by scanning areas where known malicious programs are located, or choose from 13 different sections to scan, including critical sections, only executables, ZIP files, and the Windows registry. * NEW!Lavasoft SmartSet Let the experts at Lavasoft guide you. Lavasoft SmartSet makes scanning and cleaning as easy as possible - by providing automatically configured settings for scans, and by providing recommended actions for found infections. * NEW!External Drive Scanning Scan your external storage device, iPod, DVD’s, USB’s, or any other drives that you connect to your PC for an additional layer of security. * NEW!Pin-Point Scanning Quickly identify whether suspicious files are safe or malicious - right-click any file or folder to perform an immediate Ad-Aware scan or submit to ThreatWork for analysis. * Automatic Updates Protect against the latest forms of malware with faster, continuous pulse updates to guard your privacy against cyber attacks throughout the license duration. * The Scheduler Automatic Scans set to your personalized schedule to optimize time and resources. If used in combination with Lavasoft SmartSet, all you have to do is set & forget. * Easy to download, install & use Effortlessly maneuver the complexities of malware detection and removal with our new, user-friendly interface. * System Restore Point Set a Windows system restore point so you can clean-up your system without fear of obstructing your operating system – revert to a previous state in the event of a problem. * Full integration with Windows Security Center Get Ad-Aware protection and status notifications through the Windows Security Center. * TrackSweep Control your privacy by erasing tracks left behind while surfing the web on multiple browsers, including Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Opera, with one easy click. * ThreatWork Submit suspicious files to Lavasoft researchers for analysis in just one easy click. ThreatWork is an alliance of global anti-malware security volunteers actively fighting online threats. * Hosts File Editor An expert tool within Ad-Aware that allows you to take control of your web navigation by adding, deleting or making changes to the Hosts File to create Web navigational shortcuts and to block unsecure and harmful websites. * Free Technical Support Direct, in-product access to support. Get immediate answers to your questions by easy access to the Lavasoft Support Center. * Supported Languages English, Dutch, Flemish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, and Japanese.